WordTips Menu 2018 Archive (Table of Contents)

Summary: WordTips is a weekly newsletter that provides tips on how to best use Microsoft's word processing software. At the beginning of every year we put together an archive of all the tips published the previous year. Here is the complete table of contents for the archive for the WordTips (menu) newsletter for the year 2018.

WordTips Menu 2018 Archive (Table of Contents)

WordTips Menu 2018 Archive includes hundreds of valuable tips. The following is the Table of Contents for the archive:

Introduction

  • What's In This E-Book?
  • Need More Tips?
  • A Special Note of Thanks
  • Sharing this Document

General Tips

  • Selecting Tabs in Dialog Boxes
  • Word Won't Start Right
  • Keeping Word Open after Closing Documents
  • Dotted Letter Fonts
  • Letters Turn Into Squares
  • Changing a Toolbar Button Image
  • Changing Toolbar Buttons
  • Editing a Toolbar Button Image
  • Changes to Toolbars aren't Persistent
  • Stupid Web Toolbar
  • Finding a Missing Toolbar
  • Shortcut for Show/Hide
  • Displaying ScreenTips
  • Unwanted Graph Paper Effect
  • Alternative Ways of Creating Random Text
  • Nifty Zooming with the Mouse
  • Changing the Office Assistant
  • Changing Built-in Word Commands

Editing Tips

  • Moving Text Using the Mouse
  • Understanding Hard and Soft Returns
  • Using Correct Apostrophes
  • Turning Off Automatic Capitalization
  • Strip Trailing Spaces
  • Automatically Selecting Words
  • Understanding the Document Map
  • Quickly Changing Document Windows
  • Arranging Paragraphs
  • Overlining Characters
  • Comparing Documents Top and Bottom
  • Hyperlinks Not Found
  • Plain Text Pasting as the Default
  • Browsing by Heading
  • Sharing Headings with Others
  • Creating Traditional Forms
  • Putting a Bullet In the Middle of a Sentence
  • Transposing Two Characters
  • Creating Compound Characters
  • Selective Undo
  • Sticking with the Dashes
  • Displaying a Live Word Count

Searching Tips

  • Searching for Characters
  • Searching for Special Characters
  • Searching for Footnote and Endnote Marks
  • Searching for Adjectives and Adverbs
  • Ordering Search and Replace
  • Adding an Ellipsis to the Beginning of Some Paragraphs
  • Preserving Bookmarks During Replace Operations
  • Counting a Particular Word

Markup Tips

  • Changing Strikethrough Lines
  • Hiding Formatting Changes in Track Changes
  • Counting Changed Words
  • Viewing Comments
  • Printing Documents without Markup

Auto Tips

  • Storing AutoText Entries with a Document
  • Deleting Multiple AutoText Entries
  • Using the Organizer to Manage AutoText

Character Formatting Tips

  • Quickly Changing Font Sizes
  • Adding Vertical Lines at the Sides of a Word
  • Underlining Quoted Text
  • Replacing Quoted Text with Italics
  • Default Font for Page Numbers
  • Superscript and Subscript at the Same Place
  • Turning Off Highlighter Display
  • Using a Macro to Change the Formatting of All Instances of a Word
  • Formatting Differences between Word Versions

Paragraph Formatting Tips

  • Understanding Justification
  • Centering a Paragraph with the Keyboard
  • Double-Spacing Your Document
  • Cut and Paste Formatting
  • Keeping Paragraphs on the Same Page
  • Precise Ruler Adjustments
  • Applying Numbers from the Keyboard
  • Hanging Indent Shortcut
  • Formatting All Headings At Once
  • Creating an Inline Heading
  • Applying Formatting in Lists
  • Changing the Bullet Type
  • Continuing Your Numbering
  • Compound List Formatting
  • Automatically Setting Right Leader Tabs
  • Setting Decimal Tabs in a Table Using the Keyboard
  • Accurately Setting Tabs Using the Ruler
  • Clearing All Tab Stops

Section and Document Formatting Tips

  • Determining Page Layout
  • Creating a Full-Page Border
  • Making Wider Footer Margins
  • Odd Page Numbers Disappearing

Styles and Templates Tips

  • Applying Styles in Word 2002 and Word 2003
  • Making Sure Styles Don't Update Automatically
  • Protecting Styles
  • Cleaning Up a Document that Mixes Styles with Direct Formatting

Tables Tips

  • Converting Text Into a Table
  • Formatting an ASCII Table with Spaces
  • Adjusting Table Row Height
  • Distributing Table Rows Evenly
  • Keeping Table Rows Together
  • Adding Borders to Cell Contents
  • Fitting Text Into Cells
  • Repeating the First Column of a Table
  • Summing a Table Column
  • Entering Tabs in a Table
  • Expanding Width of All Tables
  • Hiding Gridlines
  • Adding Captions
  • Index Number for the Active Table

Footnotes and Endnotes Tips

  • Inserting Footnotes
  • Changing How Footnote References Appear
  • Formatting Footnote Reference Marks
  • Adding Information after the Endnotes
  • Jumping to a Relative Endnote
  • Returning to Your Document after Adding an Endnote
  • Formatting Footnote and Endnote References
  • Adding Footnotes to Endnotes

Fields and Forms Tips

  • Inserting Fields
  • Selecting a Field
  • Copying and Pasting Field Codes
  • Inserting the Date Your Document Was Last Saved
  • Inserting a Page Number Field
  • Field in Footer Won't Update
  • Tools to View Field Codes
  • Reverse Numbered Lists
  • Using Fields for Fractions
  • Field Calculations in Locked Forms
  • Safely Relocking Forms

Printing Tips

  • Printing to a File
  • Printing Document Properties
  • Printing a Bookmark List with Contents
  • Non-Printing Hyperlinks
  • Disabling Printer Notifications
  • Fonts Unavailable in Word
  • Booklet Printing in Word
  • Controlling the Printing of Highlighting
  • Using Sequential Document Serial Numbers
  • Preventing Printing
  • Documents Printing Out of Order
  • Setting the Return Address Used in Word
  • Getting Rid of Addresses
  • Maintaining Delivery Address Information for Envelopes
  • Automatically Printing an Envelope
  • Beginning a Mail Merge
  • Can't Place Merge Field in Header of a Catalog Merge Document

Graphics Tips

  • Making Pictures Show in Word
  • Duplicating Drawing Objects
  • Understanding Fill Effects
  • Adding Titles to a Chart
  • Searching for Floating Graphics
  • Removing Pictures from Multiple Files
  • Working With OLE Graphics
  • Stopping Text from Jumping Around
  • Automatically Formatting Graphics and AutoShapes
  • Missing Left Border
  • Using Different Shapes in WordArt
  • Using AutoShape Connectors
  • Moving an AutoShape Connector
  • Grouping Drawing Objects
  • Changing Orientation of a Text Box
  • Including Text Box Text In Word Counts
  • Converting a Text Box to a Frame

Files Tips

  • Setting a Document Naming Convention
  • Setting a Default Document Format
  • Saving Documents as Read-Only by Default
  • Opening a Document as Read-Only in Windows Explorer
  • Saving in MS-DOS Text Mode
  • Combining Documents
  • Opening a Backup File
  • Leading Spaces in Document File Names
  • Saving Document Versions
  • Listing Documents with Passwords
  • Recovering Corrupt Document Files with StarOffice
  • Importing a Text File and Inserting after a Bookmark

Online and Other Programs Tips

  • Maintaining Proper Hyperlinks in Word 2000 and Later
  • Getting Rid of the Ctrl+Click Message
  • Hyperlinks in Protected Documents
  • Hyperlinking to a Specific Excel Worksheet
  • Picking Which Outlook Address to Use in Word
  • Converting PDF to Word Documents

Spelling and Grammar Tips

  • Changing Colors of Spelling and Grammar Underlines
  • Spell-checking Uppercase Words
  • Limiting a Spelling Check
  • Editing Custom Dictionaries
  • DLL Problem with Spell Check

Tools Tips

  • Improper Index Page Numbers
  • Creating an Index Entry
  • Creating a Normal Index
  • Creating a Table of Authorities
  • Setting Spacing for Radicals in the Equation Editor
  • Word Count for a Section
  • Auto Creation of an Acronym List
  • Right-Clicking for Synonyms

Macros Tips

  • Word's Object Model
  • Understanding Subroutines
  • Making Macros Run Faster
  • Setting the Right Indent of a Paragraph in a Macro
  • Aligning a Paragraph in a Macro
  • Swapping Two Strings
  • Converting Inches to Points
  • Converting Numbers to Text
  • Running Macros Based on Keywords
  • Determining If the End of a Text File Has Been Reached
  • Converting Paragraphs to Comments
  • Moving the Insertion Point to the Beginning of a Line
  • Can't Save a Macro
  • Using Call to Run VBA Macros
  • Determining the Day of the Year
  • Determining the Hour of the Day
  • Creating a Document Font List
  • Copying a File in VBA
  • Running Word Counts

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